Sometimes life gets crazy and we forget to slow down and take care of ourselves and pause to enjoy little luxuries. Money can get tight so we don’t buy any extras. Or we can get so busy that it seems that there is no time to spare.
But it is so important to make time in the midst of all the chaos to take care of yourself. And I have discovered that it really doesn’t take much time or money at all! This is a very simple project that anyone can do. Whether you are a busy mom of little ones, have a stressful job, or work on the land this quick and easy project will both give you a creative outlet and a chance to pamper yourself or a friend.
If you are not the do-it-yourself type- never fear, you can still enjoy a luxurious sugar scrub from my shop!
Now I am going to share my quick and easy recipes with you. Enjoy!
Easy DIY Sugar Scrub
3/4 cup organic cane sugar
1/4 cup coarse turbinado sugar*
1/3 cup sweet almond oil or other light oil
20-30 drops essential oil combo of your choice
1 tsp additive of your choice if desired- some options include dried lemon zest, ground coffee, or lavender buds
*for a softer scrub use all cane sugar
Combine all dry ingredients in a bowl, Mix essential oil into the almond oil. Pour into sugar mixture and stir well to combine. Store in a cute jar with a tight fitting lid. Use as often as desired in the shower.